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Best Travel Apps of 2017

By on March 7, 2017

In the age of smart phones and plentiful wifi all over the world, travelers have never had more at their fingertips to ease the stress and complications of traveling in an unknown world. One way that technology has really changed the game is through helpful apps that can help…


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The Ultimate Packing List

By on February 22, 2017

It can be a bit tricky figuring out what to pack for a backpacking trip, especially one around the world with multiple climates and situations. Using my knowledge and experiences from 3 big trips, I went ahead and did the legwork for you – creating a thorough and comprehensive…

JR Harrison III
Atlanta, GA

Five years ago I decided to stop living my life vicariously through others, ditch the "all American dream" to a routine life and travel the world. Since then I have traveled to over 65 countries & 6 continents, seen 6 of 7 wonders, climbed Mt. Kilimanjaro & Mt. Kinabalu, volunteered in India & Africa, dived with great white sharks, jumped off the highest bungee in the world, and re-discovered myself. I've created Savvy Vagabond to show the beautiful world as I see it, share my tips & tricks for backpacking on a shoestring, and most importantly, to inspire others to Refuse to Live Vicariously

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“The very basic core of a man's living spirit is his passion for adventure. The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun”
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